“RoboCop” is a 2014 film about a crime-fighting cyborg. Dubai Police have revealed their first robot officer, giving it the task of patrolling the city’s malls and tourist attractions. Now, this is real-life RoboCop!
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1. What is your general opinion about robot police officers?
2. Some see robots as menacing, some see them as helpful – how about you?
3. What do you expect from a police officer? Do you think this robot will be a better alternative?
4. Do you think your government needs to spend money on employing more police officers, or availing robot police?
5. What other roles will robots play in our society later this century?